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countryside

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of countryside

  1. the open rural area outside of big towns and cities <everyone hates to see the countryside ruined by new developments> Synonyms boondocks, boonies [slang], country, nowhere, sticksRelated Words exurbia; backcountry, backwater, backwoods, bush, frontier, hinterland, outback, up-country; wild, wildernessNear Antonyms conurbation, megalopolis, urban sprawl





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